Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial

S of Key Bridge in the Potomac River
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, Transportation, Landscape, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Agricultural Fields, Horticulture Facility, Military Facility, Garden, Water-Related, Road-Related. Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Art, Entertainment/Recreation, Military, Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Social History, Transportation.

Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial Information

Other Name: Mason's Island; Analostan Island
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1792, 1861, 1932
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted, F.L.; Gugler, Eric
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 900
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 6
Number of historically contributing structures: 10
Number of historically contributing objects: 11
Number of noncontributing buildings: 3
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 8
Number of noncontributing objects: 43
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations